New Zealand Posts Chief International Business Officer Dr. Sohail Choudhry has been appointed to a dual role now including Chief Data and Technology Officer in addition to heading up the International Business.
Sohail has been with the New Zealand Post Group since 2007 and has been instrumental transforming the business via the introduction of digital communication solutions that link to the core physical networks and starting new business of supply chain and eCommerce to take benefit of growing B2C market. Sohail is the customer advocate, responsible for the critical International multi-lateral and bi-lateral partnerships and multi-channel solutions the Group offers to the various markets New Zealand Post serves.
Previously, Sohail was CEO of a cutting-edge technology company based in New Zealand and successfully expanded the business into the US, Europe and Asian markets. His prior roles included work in the electricity and water sectors, IT&T, and setting up new ventures in the technology space. Sohail has brought a strong customer and commercial view to the enterprises in which he has worked, particularly building domestic and international strategic customer relationships and industry networks.
During his time at New Zealand Post Sohail has expanded the International Business to include offices and employees in Australia and Singapore getting closer to our offshore customers, offering them end to end supply chain solutions around the world. Sohail brings a strong sense of purpose, strategic innovation, entrepreneurial and divergent thinking to the business, and coupling Sohail’s commercial acumen with technology experience our customers can expect great clarity of vision and a focus on execution to deliver what matters most to them.
Sohail holds a Phd from New Zealand, Masters and Bachelor in Engineering. He has also attended Advanced Management Program from Mt. Eliza Business School, Australia and Entrepreneurship Development Program from Sloan Management School, MIT, USA. Sohail has had various articles published in Local and International Publications.